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All Middlesex County buildings will remain closed to the general public until further notice due to COVID-19. Only select County services are available on an appointment basis.
September 23, 2021 County Commissioner Meeting Notice: Due to the severe weather warning the meeting will now take place virtually; click here for more details.


Middlesex County Residential Paint Drop-off Program


​  Residents must wear face coverings.​ 
All sites are currently operating as per the schedule below. 
Please continue to check this website prior to delivering your paint to a drop-off site.

Paint Drop-Off Days are scheduled on weekends, from 8 a.m. to noon at various locations, according to the listing below. This service is available free of charge, and is open only  to Middlesex County residents.

Monthly Schedule

First Saturday:
Middlesex Borough Recycling Center, 1200 Mountain Avenue
East Brunswick Recycling Center, 357 Dunhams Corner Road
Second Saturday:
Dunellen Public Works, 235 Hall Street  
New Brunswick Public Works, 400 Jersey Avenue
Old Bridge Public Works (At the Municipal Complex), 1 Old Bridge Plaza
Third Saturday
South Plainfield Recycling Center,  Kenneth Ave.
Helmetta, 51 Main Street (Behind Borough Hall)
Monroe Public Works, 76 Gravel Hill-Spotswood Road 
Fourth Saturday
Woodbridge Public Works, 225 Smith Street, Keasbey
South Brunswick Recycling Center (at the Muncipal Complex) 540 Ridge Road

Acceptable items include latex (water based) paint, oil based paint, stains, varnishes, lacquers, thinners, spray paint (aerosol) and driveway sealer. Items must be labeled.

Unacceptable items include empty containers or latex paint that is dried out. These may be disposed of with your regular trash. Also unacceptable are household hazardous wastes and contractor/business generated material.

Return to Solid Waste Management

Solid Waste Management
13-15 Kennedy Boulevard
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
Phone: (732-745-4170
Fax: (732) 296-6566
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